After seeing the devastation caused by http://google.org/crisismap/2012-sandy” target=”_blank”>Superstorm Sandy up close, New York-base accessories designer http://jvdfnyc.com” target=”_blank”>Justin von der Fehr decided on a special project. Together with fellow New Yorker, graffiti artist http://juxtapoz.com/Graffiti/friday-spotlight-faust” target=”_blank”>FAUST, the two created a fashion and art collaboration based on the them “Cash Rules Everything Around Me.” For a limited time only, Justin von der Fehr will be offering the JvdF x FAUST Leather Skins for http://apple.com/iphone” target=”_blank”>Apple iPhone 4, 4S, and 5, through its online store. Each crafted from premium grade Vachetta leather and hand-embossed with the famous quote in FAUST’s signature font. Both collaborators also mirrored the project onto a New York City billboard as a promotion.
Comes in black, navy, or red, each JvdF x FAUST – Graffiti Embossed Leather Skin retails for US$ 40 with 100% of the proceeds going to Staten Island Unity through the generous help of Pastor Michael Caruso of http://lighthousetabernacle.com” target=”_blank”>Lighthouse Tabernacle Church. In the meantime, you can spot the JvdF x FAUST mural on the corner of First Avenue and East 2nd Street in New York City’s East Village neighborhood.
JvdF x FAUST Mural
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